Date

Thursday, February 1, 2018 - Date Changed*
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast & Presentation at 8:30 a.m., Networking at 10:00 a.m.

Event Description

Title
Compliance – How to Know What to Do and Where to Begin

Moderator
William S. Manne, Partner, Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP

Panelist
Larissa Budzik, JD, CHC, Compliance Manager, Central City Concern
Kristy Cook, JD, MPA, General Counsel, Central City Concern
Karen L. Rasmussun, CPA, CHC, Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer, Oregon College of Oriental Medicine

More information coming soon!

About the Presenter

Moderator
William S. Manne, Partner, Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP

Bill is a partner at Miller Nash Grahame & Dunn LLP. Bill's practice focuses on taxation, business, and corporate law, with an emphasis on taxexempt and charitable organizations. He leads the firm's charitable organization, estate and trust, and business owner exit planning practice teams and is an inactive Oregon certified public accountant.

Panelist
Larissa Budzik, JD, CHC, Compliance Manager, Central City Concern

Larissa is the Compliance Manager at Central City Concern. Larissa was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest. Larissa received her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Minor in Environmental Studies from Western Washington University in Bellingham, WA. She then went on to receive her Doctor of Jurisprudence with a Certificate in Sustainability Law from Willamette University College of Law. After law school, Larissa began her career in compliance, a non-traditional route for legally trained individuals. In October 2016, Larissa became certified in Healthcare Compliance. This certification shows knowledge of relevant regulations and expertise in compliance processes to assist a company in understanding and addressing legal obligations, and promoting organizational integrity through the operation of an effective compliance program. In her free time, Larissa enjoys skiing, hiking, reading, spending time with family and friends, and traveling as much as possible.

Panelist
Kristy Cook, JD, MPA, General Counsel, Central City Concern

Kristy, a native of Pueblo, Colorado, is General Counsel at Central City Concern, and owner and principal attorney at Cook Legal and Consulting Services, LLC located in Portland, Oregon where she provides legal and consulting services to nonprofit organizations and small businesses throughout Oregon. Kristy has worked for large and small organizations in the nonprofit, private, and government sectors for the last decade, and is well versed in the legal and compliance challenges such organizations face. For the last seven years, Kristy has lead the Legal Affairs Department at Central City Concern, and has helped grow, oversee, and imbed the compliance function there throughout the last year. Kristy is a member of the Oregon Bar Association, Nonprofit Association of Oregon, and the Oregon Women Lawyers Service, among others, and is driven by a passion to help ease legal and compliance challenges nonprofit organizations and small businesses face so they can be better positioned to focus their valuable time and energies on what's really important - the work.

Panelist
Karen L. Rasmussun, CPA, CHC, Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer, Oregon College of Oriental Medicine

Karen is VP Finance and Chief Financial Officer for the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine. Beginning her career at the firm currently known as PriceWaterhouseCoopers, she founded and led the internal audit and compliance functions for Legacy Health. She has helped organizations comply with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and Model Audit Rule regulations and served in enterprise risk management roles with Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of the NW and Providence Health & Services. Currently, Karen is Audit and Compliance Committee Chair on the Albertina Kerr Center Board. Her leadership experience with non-profit organizations, both large and small, brings a balanced perspective to her approach in achieving and sustaining compliance.

Cost

Individual Session
$35 NAO Member
$65 Nonmember

If you are logged in as an NAO member you will see your member discount reflected in the cost listed on the following registration page. View the full NLN schedule here.

Location

February 1st, 2018 8:30 AM   through   10:30 AM
Ecotrust Conference Center, 2nd Floor
721 NW 9th Avenue
Portland, OR 97209
Multnomah
Price $ 65.00
Event Particulars
City Portland
NAO Event? Yes
Topic Leadership Development
Networking
Operations & Planning
Program & Impact Evaluation
Presenter Miller Nash Graham & Dunn
Event Region Metropolitan Portland
Programmatic Approach Capacity Builiding

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